INVESTING IN OUR COMMUNITIES

Over the next five years, the KCF Board committed one-third of the Foundation’s discretionary grant-making funds, nearly $1 million, to bolster economic development throughout Knox County.

SERVING WITH HIGH STANDARDS

KCF is dedicated to integrity, professionalism, and legal compliance. We achieved national accreditation from the National Council on Foundations in 2019, receiving the National Standards Seal.

ESTABLISHING A FUND

Answers to common questions regarding establishing a fund, this helpful guide will elaborate on the process and walk you through a variety of options.

IMPORTANT DATES

We want you to remain up to date on important deadlines and events happening at the Foundation. Please use this list of important dates to develop a timeline for your project.

$ 5.9MILL

DONATED IN 2018 BY MORE THAN 750 DONORS

380

STUDENTS RECEIVED $1 MILLION IN SCHOLARSHIPS

$ 3MILL

AWARDED IN NONPROFIT GRANTS FOR 2018

43%

GROWTH IN ASSETS OVER LAST 5 YEARS TO NEARLY $70 MILLION

TESTIMONIALS

About Us

We are excited to serve as your Partners in Philanthropy. For the last 75 years, we've been improving the quality of life for Knox County residents, aiding organizations in accomplishing their missions and responding to the ever-changing needs of our communities. Whether you want to support scholarships, organizations, or causes that are important to you, or whether you seek financial grants or scholarships, the team at Knox County Foundation is here to help you meet your goals.

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